Our Commitment to Accountability and Transparency

As a values based organisation,  The Friend’s of St Brigid’s Hospice and Home Care Services are committed to maintaining the highest standards of governance, accountability and transparency. As such, the Board has adopted codes of best practice to ensure the highest level of transparency and accountability. The Friend’s of St Brigid’s Hospice and Home Care Services is a registered charity with the Charities Regulator and our Registered Charity Number (RCN) is 20028176. We comply with the requirements and guidelines as set out by the Charities Regulator. We are a company limited by guarantee, registered in the Republic of Ireland and the company number 483016.

Our Governance Framework

The Board of Directors

We are an independent, voluntary Board of Directors who are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of the organisation, with operational responsibility.

The Governance Code

Our Board has adopted, is signed up to, and complies with the governance recommendations set out in The Governance Code – the Code of Practice for Good Governance of Community, Voluntary and Charitable Organisations in Ireland.

Financial Accounting and Reporting

Our financial statements and annual reports are prepared in accordance with Charity SORP standards (Statement of Recommended Practice). Our financial accounts are independently audited each year and audited accounts are filed with the Companies Registration Office and submitted to the Charities Regulator.


Every donation we receive goes directly to provide for the needs of the patients and staff.

YOUR GIFT will make a huge difference to the lives of patients and staff of St Brigid’s Hospice and Home Care Services.

Important Numbers

Charitable Tax Exemption: CHY 10804
Registered Charity Number: RCN 20028176

Board Members Charter

Oct 2019 - pdf (86KB)

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Donor Charter

Oct 2019 -  pdf (73KB)

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Volunteer Charter

Aug 2021 - pdf (57KB)

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